• Services provided by the Open Door Adolescent Health Center

     
    • Evaluation and treatment of minor illness or injury
    • Preventative and Health Education
    • Individual and Group Mental Health Counseling
    • Wellness and Physical/Sports Examinations
    • Nutritional Counseling / Weight and Diet Control
    • Adolescent Growth and Development concern
    • Tobacco Cessation and Prevention Education
    • Abstinence Promotion (No birth control devices/methods will be dispensed or prescribed)
    • Sexually Transmitted Infection Testing/Referral
    • Pregnancy Testing and Counseling
    • Pre/Post Natal Nutrition and Counseling
    • Teen Pregnancy/Parenting Support Groups
    • Student Assistance Support Groups
    • Educational Presentations
    • Information and Community Referrals
      

    The Mental Health and Addiction Services are structured after the researched and evidenced based guidelines and practices provided by the following Federal and National Agencies:

    The American Medical Association (AMA)

    The American Psychiatric Association (APA)

    Center for Disease Control (CDC)

    Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA)

    National Mental Health Association (NMHA)

    National Association of Social Workers (NASW)

    National Registry of Evidence-Based Programs and Practices (NREPP)  

     

    For more information regarding Adolescent Mental Health and Addictions, please visit the following websites for more information:

     

    National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism- www.niaaa.nih.gov

     

    National Institute on Drug Abuse- www.nida.nih.gov

     

    National Institute of Mental Health- www.nimh.nih.gov

     

    For immediate treatment concerns regarding serious mental health and/or alcohol and drug abuse that may require residential services you should contact your primary care physician first. You can also contact Swanson Center- (219)879-0676 for local information and referral sources. In extreme and immediate situations call 911.